Posts Covering Foreclosures

Foreclosure Activity Drops; 2014 Foreclosures To Sell At Steep Discounts

Foreclosures sell for an average discount of 17%, but foreclosed homes are getting harder to find. Here's where to look, and how to get the best mortgage deals.

U.S. Housing Market Recovery : Huge Drop In Foreclosures Within Key U.S. Cities

Foreclosure activity is down sharply in key U.S. cities including San Francisco, Detroit and Phoenix. The housing market's recovery continues. How today's home buyers can benefit.

U.S. Foreclosures Selling Quickly With 20% Discounts Nationwide

Foreclosed homes are selling at an average 20% discount. Here are the 10 states in which you'll find the most foreclosures.

Fewer Foreclosures Expected As 60-Day Mortgage Lates Drop

As the economy improves, fewer homeowners go delinquent. This will soon reduce the number of foreclosures for sale nationwide.

Florida Claims Top Foreclosure State From California; Homes 20% Off

Florida has overtaken California as the #1 foreclosure state in the nation, plus other foreclosure-related statistics from January 2013.

As Home Foreclosures Wane, 4 States House 50 Percent Of Them

Foreclosures are selling at a 17% discount, and very few remain nationwide. Here's in what states to find the most foreclosed homes.

State-By-State : Where To Find Foreclosures In 2013

Foreclosures and foreclosed homes now sell at an average 20% discount. Here are the states in which to find them.

Foreclosure Discounts : States To Find The Best Foreclosure Bargains

Homes sold in pre-foreclosure and foreclosure sell at steep discount. Here are the states in which foreclosure discounts are biggest.

Into 2013, Foreclosures Still Sell At Discounts Of 20 Percent

Foreclosure activity slips nationwide, creating a scarce market. And, with homes selling for 20% off, demand for forecloses remains high.

Foreclosures To Go Scarce In 2013 After Selling At Deep Discounts

Foreclosure volume sinks to a 5-year low, returning to pre-recession levels. For today's home buyer, it means fewer foreclosure opportunities in 2013.

Foreclosure Pipelines Refilling Nationwide, Led By East Coast States

Banks are refilling the national foreclosure pipeline. If you plan to buy a foreclosed home, here's what you should know.

No Surprise : Foreclosures Rising Post-$25 Billion Servicer Settlement

Foreclosures sold at an average 18% discount as compared to non-distressed homes last month.

Some Foreclosed Homeowners To Receive $125,000 From Mortgage Lenders

Were you wrongly foreclosed upon? As part of a settlement between banks and the government, you may have a settlement coming your way.

Foreclosures : California, Florida And Georgia Lead The Nation

Foreclosure activity is falling nationwide, and bank-owned REO is down. From California to Virginia, it's getting harder to find bank-owned homes.

Foreclosures : There’s A New #1 State For Foreclosure Activity

After more than 5 years, Nevada is no longer the top state for foreclosures. Guess who's the new number one. (HINT: It's NOT California).

Foreclosures : The Last “Great Deal” In Housing Is Endangered

The number of foreclosed homes for sale is dwindling, yet buyer demand for them surges. Remember that highly-publicized, 25% discount for buying a bank-owned home? It's about to go away. If you're looking at foreclosures, here's where to find them.

Buy A Foreclosed Home, Get A Great, Low Mortgage Rate

With each passing month, there are fewer and fewer foreclosures nationwide. Foreclosures are down on a year-to-year basis for the 12th straight month.

Foreclosures As A Percentage Of All Home Sales, By State

In some states, more than half of home sales are for homes in foreclosure. Where does your state rank?

Foreclosure Distribution In The United States (2005-2009)

Clearly, some states are more foreclosure-heavy than others. And always have been.

Foreclosures Per Household Data Shows The Way To The Homebuying Bargains

The severity of the "Foreclosure Crisis" depends on where you live, it seems. According to the RealtyTrac.com Q3 foreclosure report, Foreclosures Per Household skews heavy towards just a few states. Nevada leads the nation with 1 foreclosure per 23 households. Its rate is six times the national average of 1 foreclosure per 136 households. Arizona, California, and Florida are a distant 2, 3 and 4, respectively.

2016 Conforming, FHA, & VA Loan Limits

Mortgage loan limits for every U.S. county, as published by Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)